Interim ACLS CPR/AED Testing Checklist Adult 1-Rescuer CPR and AED Test

Released: November 2010
Student Name: ____________________________________ Date of Test: _______________ Skill Step
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 AED 1 AED 2 AED 3 AED 4

Critical Performance Steps
Checks unresponsiveness Checks for no breathing or no normal breathing Minimum 5 seconds; maximum 10 seconds Activates emergency response system/calls for AED Checks carotid pulse Minimum 5 seconds; maximum 10 seconds Locates CPR hand position Delivers first cycle of compressions at correct rate Acceptable <18 seconds for 30 compressions Gives 2 breaths (1 second each) Delivers second cycle of compressions at correct hand position Acceptable >23 out of 30 compressions Gives 2 breaths (1 second each) Turns AED on Selects proper AED pads and places correctly Clears victim to analyze (Must be visible and verbal check) Clears victim to shock/presses shock button (Must be visible and verbal check) Maximum time from AED arrival 90 seconds

 if done correctly

Adult CPR With AED

AED arrives

Student continues CPR
Delivers third cycle of compressions at correct rate Acceptable <18 seconds for 30 compressions 11 Gives 2 breaths (1 second each) with visible chest rise The next step is done only with a manikin with a feedback device, such as a clicker or light. If no feedback device, STOP THE TEST. 12 Delivers fourth cycle of compressions of adequate depth with full chest recoil Acceptable >23 compressions STOP THE TEST PASS NR 10